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Process Maintenance Supervisor

Date:  Nov 23, 2021

Boddington, WA, AU (Australia)

At Newmont, our purpose is to create value and improve lives through sustainable and responsible mining. The world's leading gold company, we pride ourselves on our dedication to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity, and adding value and opportunity to our host communities.


Boddington offers a unique opportunity to live in the South West, only 130 kms from the Perth CBD and approximately 100kms from the coast so there will be plenty of time to enjoy the lifestyle this area has to offer. One of the largest gold producers in Australia, you will join a diverse team and have the opportunity to advance your career with an innovative company dedicated to safety, environmental management, inclusion and diversity.


You have the option to live locally and go home each day as accommodation in Boddington is provided for the successful candidate. We also provide DIDO with accommodation in our Village if  this option is preferred. This position comes with an 8:6:7:7 family friendly roster.

You will work with skilled teams with common goals.  You will enjoy a competitive salary and all the benefits of working for the world’s largest gold producer with strong values and a commitment to safety, the environment and the community.


 We currently have two vacancies for Process Maintenance Supervisors. One role each in the Wet Plant and Dry Plant.

The Role:


Managing a team of Newmont staff along with business partners and specialists, you will ensure all maintenance work is completed in a safe, timely and efficient manner.  Your excellent planning abilities will maximise the amount of scheduled maintenance and reduce the impact of unscheduled works. 


You will be directly responsible for a variety of areas including: 

  • Wet screening
  • Milling
  • Flotation
  • Thickening
  • Filtering
  • Reagents
  • Carbon in leach circuit
  • Carbon regeneration
  • Elution
  • Residue disposal
  • Water Services
  • Primary & secondary crushers
  • Apron feeders
  • Conveyors, shuttles & feed bins

Skills and Experience:


You will hold a relevant mechanical trade qualification with at least 10 years experience in a mining maintenance supervisory role that includes complex processing or heavy industrial plant experience.  You will have a demonstrated understanding of maintenance work management processes utilising a CMMS system.   You will be a collaborator and have the ability to work with planning teams and support other departments where necessary such as supply chain, HSLP and finance.  Your strong communication skills will ensure that you are able to deal with a variety of people across various issues and challenges as they arise.  Your highly developed sense of safety and environment are essential to this role as is the energy and motivation you will bring to it. 


Applications close 5 December 2021


Our business success comes from the accomplishments and well-being of our employees and contractors. Our goal is to build a workplace culture that allows every person to thrive, participate, grow, and proudly play an active role in achieving our strategy.


Newmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, placing and promoting the best individual for each position without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age, sexual orientation, etc.


We invite women and applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply, particularly persons of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island descent. Newmont acknowledges Aboriginal people as the first Australians and respects their unique relationship with the land and sea, their culture, spiritual tradition and stories.


More About Newmont


Newmont strongly encourages all applicants to be fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as the vaccine is available to you as Newmont considers vaccination to be a vital tool in the fight against the pandemic. Proof of vaccination is required for entry to certain Newmont locations and for business travel, unless an exemption is required by law.  Newmont may update its vaccination policies/requirements at any time in its sole discretion.

Note: Newmont does not ask individuals to pay money to apply or be considered for employment or to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal. If you are asked to do either, do not respond and please report this immediately to it.sec@newmont.com.